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Microsoft KB Archive/36634

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System Requirements for Works Versions 1.x, 2.0 and 3.0

PSS ID Number: Q36634 Article last modified on 10-16-1998

1.00 1.05 2.00 3.00

MS-DOS

====================================================================== 1.00 1.05 2.00 3.00 MS-DOS kbprint

The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft Works for MS-DOS, versions 1.x, 2.0 and 3.0

SUMMARY

The minimum system requirements for using Microsoft Works for MS-DOS versions 1.x, 2.0 and 3.0 are as follows:

Versions 1.0 and 1.05

  • 384K memory
  • MS-DOS version 2.0 or higher
  • Two 360K drives or one 720K disk drive or a hard drive
  • CGA, EGA, VGA, or Hercules graphics adapter card required for charting

Version 2.0

  • IBM PC XT, AT, PS/2, or compatible computer
  • 512K memory
  • MS-DOS or PC-DOS version 2.0 or higher (version 3.1 or higher if on a networked workstation)
  • Two 360K disk drives, one 720K disk drive, one 1.44 MB disk drive, or a hard drive (hard drive recommended)
  • CGA, EGA, VGA, MCGA, Tandy 1000 Video Graphics or Hercules graphics adapter card required for charting and print preview

Version 3.0

  • IBM PC XT, AT, PS/2, or compatible computer using an 8086 or higher processor
  • 640K memory
  • MS-DOS operating system version 3.0 or higher (version 3.1 or higher if on a networked workstation)
  • one 720K disk drive, one 1.44 MB disk drive, one 1.2 MB disk drive, or a hard drive (hard drive recommended)
  • CGA, EGA, VGA, XGA, MCGA, Tandy 1000 Video Graphics or Hercules graphics adapter card required for charting and print preview.

Optional for All Versions of Works

  • Microsoft Mouse or compatible
  • Hayes-compatible modem
  • A printer

KBCategory: kbprint KBSubcategory: dworkskb

Additional reference words: 1.00 2.00 3.00 RAM required system minimum configuration specifications ====================================================================== Version : 1.00 1.05 2.00 3.00 Platform : MS-DOS ============================================================================= Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1998.